The Log of Christopher Columbus
International Marine Publishing Company, 1987 - 252 páginas
This Quincentenary tribute combines scholarship and an ear for the vernacular to create an accurate and deeply moving rendition of Columbus's original log. Features detailed notes, handsome drawings, woodcuts, and photographs, plus authentic charts fromColumbus's time. "One of the year's most attractive books ".--Newsweek. 117 illustrations.
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If I cannot find a harbor , it will be necessary to turn back to one of the harbors on the island of Cuba . I have named this place La Mar de Nuestra Señora , 2 and the harbor near the entrance to these islands I have named Puerto del ...
the harbors of Cuba greatly , this one is even superior , and none of them is similar to it . ... a s The depth of this harbor is tremendous : for the distance of a lombard shot the lead did not touch bottom at 40 fathoms , and from the ...
I named this harbor Puerto de la Concepción . This harbor is well sheltered from these winds by the island of Tortuga , which fronts this island for 27 miles . I took the ship's boat and entered a small river at the end of the harbor .
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THE LOG OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS: The First Voyage: Spring, Summer and Fall 1492Crítica de los usuarios - Kirkus
As he did with his sampling of Thoreau's Walden (1990), Lowe gives a careful introduction to these brief excerpts and is scrupulous in using ellipses; but while each entry here is dated, these ... Leer comentario completo
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